Uma Arumugam, MD

Articles

An Encouraging Snap Shot of New Drug Approvals by FDA in 2017

March 08, 2018

An overview of all the drug approvals that were secured in 2017.

Recent Basket Trial Success Points to Precision Medicine

September 21, 2015

The recent landmark international trial that was conducted at 23 cancer centers around the world including Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, had results published last month.

Go and No Go Decisions – Optimizing Design Strategies

February 23, 2015

One of the primal questions clinical trialists engaged in clinical research and development always face is do we “keep or kill” a drug based on the data in hand.

Doctors, Data, and Drug Development

September 18, 2014

There are various estimates in the public domain that applying big data strategies could potentially generate up to $100 billion in value annually across the US healthcare systems.

FDA - Viewing Through a Different Lens

May 08, 2014

As I was trying out a series of corrective lenses at an optometrist last week to choose the one that finally provided me the clarity that I was looking for, it made me pose a profound question to myself about perception and reality.

Clinical Trials and Tribulations: Need for a Paradigm Shift in Drug Development

April 09, 2014

The overall burden of drug development has increased exponentially over the last decade or so.